Actions

Character Types

From Discovered

There are several types of characters in the DU:

Characters

Characters are human scale sophants with actions directed by a player or GM.

Player Characters (PC)

Individual sentient entities who have narratives directed by a Players.

Non Player Characters (NPC)

Individual sentient entities who have narratives directed by the Gamerunner (GR).

Entities

Countries, Multinational Corporations (MNC), and other entities make decisions and take actions but are not conscious in the human sense. Their actions on the world stage may be run by the GR or by a Players. These are called Non-Player Entities (NPE) and Player Entities (PE).

Player Entities (PE)

Countries, Multinational Corporations (MNC), and other large-scale actors that make decisions and effect the narrative, directed by a Player.

Non Player Entities (NPE)

Countries, Multinational Corporations (MNC), and other large-scale actors that make decisions and effect the narrative, directed by a GameRunner.